John’s guest is Dr. Jennifer Blumenthal-Barby, Associate Professor of Medicine and Medical Ethics, Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, located in Texas.
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At the end of the podcast, the participants will be able to:
- Describe what “Nudge Theory” is;
- Explain how Nudge Theory applies to ethics in the psychotherapy relationship;
- Name two ways that psychologists can use nudge theory to promote healthy behaviors.
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